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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have a tar file hello.tar which is 95 GB.
hello.tar has many files and folders including some tar files as well.
I wish to create a new tar ball which should maintain only the folder structure of hello.tar and the tar ball within the hello.tar
So basically the idea is to untar... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: mohtashims
2. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I am able to untar a tar.gz file. But it is again extracting the tar file to further child directory.
I even tried the below command to untar it to particular directory.
tar -zxvf gme_dly_sls_20120515035335.txt.tar.gz -C /sites/VSTAR/site/live/ftp/GMEUROPE
I am getting the below... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: mac4rfree
3. Red Hat
I use red hat linux.
I have two linux server .
I want to use tar over ssh to tar and untar the file.
The server A , have IP 10.1.1.a ,there is dir a and contain files.
The server B have IP 10.1.1.b , there is dir b and contain file .
So, in above case ,how can I tar over ssh sunc that the file... (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: chuikingman
4. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
i want tar the files from one location and untar it to other location using single line.
Can any one help me
zip and unzip using single line command. (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: venikathir
5. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
how can I untar a file without extracting it?
sample: file.tar to file
lara (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: lhareigh890
6. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I have a script to ftp, archive and delete files. I used tar command to archive files from a list and then all files were removed from name1/name2/name2/.
find /name1/name2/name2/ -name "*.txt" -print > filelist.log
while read line
if ; then
tar cvf $tarfile $line
... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: Lenora2009
7. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am trying to put together a script that will check for the latest file in a directory then extract it. The extraction and the scheduling I can do, but am not sure how to get it to check for the latest file.
These files are uploaded every evening by an external party and the previous days files... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: stheologo
8. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
Can someone pls guide me if there any utility to compress file on windows & uncompress on vxworks
I tried as -
- compressed some folders on windows ... i created .tar ( to maintain directory structure ) and compressed to .gz format.
- on VxWorks i have uncompressed it to .tar... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: uday_01
9. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I want to UNTAR a TAR file at different location. Is it possible?
My TAR file contains the files with absolute path.
Malay (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: malaymaru
10. Filesystems, Disks and Memory
I'm trying to make a backup of a directory tree on Solaris 8. I'm doing this with my own ID, not root. The problem I am running into is when I extract the archive, all files are owned by me and the group is my default group. The man page lists this as the default behavior when executed by a... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: bergerj3